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Photojournalism Q & A Caitlin Kenney is a photojournalist focused on military, government reporting and Afghanistan. You can follow her twitter @ccoug. 1. What’s your name, age and occupation? Caitlin, 23,  Reporter 2. How did you get your start doing … Continue reading

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Beat Blog: Girl in Green

****Warning: Graphic Image**** Amid the chaos caused by a bomb exploding in Kabul, Afghanistan, among Shiite worshipers, Massoud Hossaini took a photograph that later earned him a Pulitzer in photojournalism.

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Media Analysis: “The Runaway General”

By Evan Sernoffsky On Wednesday, June 23, 2010, President Barack Obama informed the people of the United States that he had accepted the resignation of General Stanley McChrystal, commander of all US and NATO forces in Afghanistan. McChrystal was relieved … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: Karzai ‘holds talks’ with Haqqani

by Deborah Bloom The article I chose on Al Jazeera English‘s news site reports on a Pakistan-backed terrorist group, the Haqqani network, starting face-to-face talks with Afghan president, Hamid Karzai. In order to prepare for the withdrawal of U.S. troops, Afghanistan … Continue reading

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Kyrgyzstan, and why we should care.

By: MJ Revolution is a troublesome topic in the media nowadays. As Americans we seem inclined to root for the underdog in revolution, the people on the street throwing rocks, and not the people on the street in riot gear. … Continue reading

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Current Events Quiz #5

Current Events Quiz #5! Good luck. For those playing at home, you can find many of the source articles by looking here! Suzi’s J361/Reporting 1 Current Events Quiz #5 1. On what community in Brooklyn does an NYT article on … Continue reading

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